Definition: This entry is the annual electricity generated expressed in kilowatt-hours. The discrepancy between the amount of electricity generated and/or imported and the amount consumed and/or exported is accounted for as loss in transmission and distribution.
Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2014See also: Electricity - production map
China to quadruple new energy vehicle production by 2020: minister
Xinhua News Agency - 1/15/2017 4:39:54 PM
The country has been the world's top seller of such environment-friendly cars ... By then, a points-based system will be set up to guide the production of new energy vehicles.
Hydrogen-Producing Boat Readies for World Trip
The Maritime Executive - 1/15/2017 6:12:57 PM
wind and sea will start a six year voyage around the world, visiting 50 countries. The voyage is designed to showcase the efficiency and performance of the entire hydrogen chain in hostile environments, such as at sea. Energy Observer will promote ...
Iraq cuts oil production by 170,000 barrels per day as per Opec deal, energy minister says
customstoday.com.pk - 1/12/2017 1:30:11 PM
The Organisation of Petroleum Exporting Countries and 11 other producers including ... which sent prices spiraling and battered the economies of producing nations around the world. Energy ministers from Saudi Arabia, UAE, Qatar, Iraq and Kuwait are ...
Why more and more countries are taking an interest in geothermal energy
Vox - 1/15/2017 9:59:02 AM
Graphic by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency The use of geothermal electricity varies enormously around the world. In 2015, 24 countries had a total of ... where the steam is used to turn power-producing turbines. In the case of conventional ...
Mauritius pledges support for sugar production in Ghana
Ghana Web - 1/12/2017 4:04:41 AM
Currently, Mauritius is seen as the world pioneer in establishing sales of bagasse-based energy to the public grid using product from sugarcane and is currently viewed as a model for other sugarcane producing countries, especially the developing ones.
2017: The Year When the World Economy Starts Coming Apart
resilience.org - 1/13/2017 10:51:31 AM
it is quite possible that China’s total energy consumption in 2017 will shrink. If this happens, there will be downward pressure on world fossil fuel prices. Oil prices may fall, despite production cuts by OPEC and other countries. China’s slowing ...
OPEC chief 'confident' countries to meet oil production cuts
Daily Inter Lake - 1/12/2017 4:54:47 AM
OPEC agreed in late November to cut its production ... countries pledged in December to cut an additional 558,000 barrels a day. "I remain very confident with what I have seen in the last several months," Barkindo said at the Atlantic Council's Global ...
Enel CEO Targeting Renewable-Energy Business in Middle East
Bloomberg - 1/15/2017 5:19:52 AM
Saudi Arabia, the world’s biggest oil exporter ... I see no problem with looking at these countries as a great investment.” Cheaper production costs are creating new growth opportunities for solar power in the region, even as the profit margins ...
India seeks to be global hub of renewable energy
KhaleejTimes - 1/15/2017 4:32:45 PM
India is working to emerge as the world's renewable energy capital and has ambitious plans to ramp up production, an Indian minister told ... New and Renewable Energy and Mines Piyush Goyal said the country is "committed to meet nationally determined ...
Poland, Germany and Estonia 'are EU's worst power polluters'
Euronews - 1/11/2017 6:03:23 PM
Poland is the most-polluting country in the EU when it comes to producing power ... The country generated 85 percent of its electricity from coal in 2013, according to data from the World Bank. “There’s a long history of having been dependent on ...
Nicaragua Joins Clean Energy Revolution, Vows 90% Renewables by 2020
occupy.com - 1/14/2017 8:41:29 AM
Javier Pentzke, manager of Amayo Wind Farm, told NPR his farm's location on the shores of Lake Nicaragua is one of the top places in the world for wind ... up 54 percent of all electricity production and 80 percent of the country had reliable access ...
8 Countries That Produce the Most Silver in the World
INSIDER MONKEY - 1/13/2017 8:56:59 AM
However, since solar energy is ... once 2016 production estimates are released. Till then, it’s merely conjecture. If you are interested, you might want to check our article on 8 Countries That Produce the Most Steel in the World and compare these ...
U.S. oil production to rise in 2017
Oklahoma News - 1/13/2017 11:55:56 AM
Non-OPEC countries indicated they will reduce production by about 600,000 barrels ... there could be more motivation this time around. Saudi Arabia's energy minister reported Thursday that the world's largest oil exporter has cut production more than ...
It Can Power a Small Nation. But This Wind Farm in China Is Mostly Idle.
nytimes.com - 1/15/2017 6:12:57 PM
With more than 7,000 turbines arranged in rows that stretch along the sandy horizon, it is one of the world’s largest wind farms, capable of generating enough electricity to power a small country ... officials have reduced production quotas for wind ...
World's Top 10 Electricity-producing Countries
Buzzle - 7/22/2013 11:55:53 PM
To produce 40% of America's electricity every year, all the power plants in the US together use more than a whopping 900 million short tons of coal. USA, China, and Japan are some of the world's biggest electricity-producing countries. Find out facts about ...